Kuhl, Christina, House - Stevens Point, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member REUAHNESIE
N 44° 31.413 W 089° 34.680
16T E 295136 N 4933257
Quick Description: Also known as Kuhl-Gurath House added to the NRHP January 9, 1978.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 9/13/2012 8:19:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMF9A1
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 1

Long Description:
A French Second Empiredesign, built by Adam and Christina Kuhl in 1886. The twin towers are 44 feet above the ground. Know locally as " The Castle " the massive and imposing Kuhl house is an important local landmark on Main Street Downtown Stevens Point. There are 23 Rooms, 15 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, within this 5,800 Sq Ft house.

Adam Kuhl, a cabinet maker, began brewing beer in 1866 in a brewery on the corner of Brown (now College Avenue) and Prentice Streets. Kuhl was an effective competitor. At the time of his death he was producing between six and seven hundred barrels of beer a year.
Street address:
1416 Main Street
Stevens Point, WI USA
54481


County / Borough / Parish: Portage

Year listed: 1978

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1875-1890

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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